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Schoolchildren in Somers have lost time off due to a string of snow days during winter 2014-15. (Credit: CBS2)

School Districts Forced To Sacrifice Vacation Time After String Of Snow Days

Some school districts have gone over their allotted number of snow days, and now, it is cutting into vacation time.

02/12/2015

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Cuomo Supports Proposal For Two-Year Property Tax Freeze

The proposal calls for the state to subsidize the cost of the freeze in 2014 with its budget surplus.

12/10/2013

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No School Monday For Several Districts On Long Island After Blizzard

At least eight school districts on Long Island have canceled classes for Monday, in the wake of the blizzard that left more than 30 inches of snow in parts of Suffolk County.

02/10/2013

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New Jersey School Budgets Deadline Is Tuesday

The state budget adopted late last month called for about $850 million more in state subsidies than the previous year. About half that amount was added at the end of the budget process.

07/18/2011

Brooklyn Residents, Community Board Fight New School

In Brooklyn, a local community board is trying to nix the city’s plan for a new school in Kensington.

12/02/2010